Posted on February 01, 2020

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) has held, under the auspices and in the presence of HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari (pictured), the annual ceremony to celebrate its achievements under the theme ‘2019 Harvest’.

During the gathering, the ministry celebrated its accomplishments across various sectors and affiliated administrative units, highlighting its priorities and future projects that would be implemented in 2020, in addition to honouring its leadership and employees across various departments.

The annual meeting brought together Sultan bin Rashid al-Khater, undersecretary at the ministry; Saleh Majid al-Khulaifi, acting undersecretary for Trade Affairs; Mohamed Hassan al-Maliki, acting undersecretary for Industry Affairs; and Sheikh Jassim bin Jabr al-Thani, acting undersecretary for Consumer Affairs; in addition to department managers, heads and employees. Through this annual initiative, the MoCI “aims to achieve a number of objectives such as promoting co-operation and communication between the ministry’s leadership and employees and enhancing the values ??of loyalty and belonging among its staff members while showcasing the distinguished achievements of its various administrative units to further promote professionalism and the provision of quality services”, according to a press statement.

Speaking on this occasion, HE al-Kuwari said he was proud of the ministry’s team, which includes senior officials and highly experienced and skilled employees who have been working hard to consolidate the MoCI’s achievements and successes and to support Qatar and its institutions in their journey towards achieving Qatar National Vision 2030. HE the Minister said the annual meeting ceremony reflects the joint efforts undertaken by the MoCI’s various units and departments towards achieving its goals and improving its performance.

Touching on Qatar’s accomplishments, he said the ministry was keen to strengthen the foundations that Qatar has built to achieve its national economic goals in line with its vision. In this context, HE al-Kuwari said the ministry has developed its 2019-2022 strategic plan in line with the goals outlined in Qatar National Vision 2030 and the National Development Strategy 2018-2022 and has established specific plans for its priorities. HE the Minister concluded his speech by thanking the MoCI’s distinguished employees who were recognised along with managers for their efforts towards strengthening co-operation and communication among employees and upholding the values of teamwork to enable the ministry to pursue its journey of development.

The annual ceremony featured a video presentation covering the key achievements by the MoCI’s various sectors and its administrative units throughout 2019, and a review of its strategic plans for a real breakthrough and transformation in 2020, the statement noted. The ceremony also featured presentations on future projects by the ministry’s three sectors in addition to plans being undertaken by the various departments involved in institutional development. The annual gathering honoured the MoCI’S distinguished leadership and employees who received prizes and certificates of appreciation, and were recognised across four categories: employee of the year, graduate employee of the year, the employee with disabilities, and distinguished unit managers and their assistants.

The ceremony “reflects the ministry’s keenness to emphasise the role of distinguished employees in supporting the MoCI’s journey towards achieving its vision, and incentivising employees of all administrative units to pursue their efforts and achievements”, the statement adds.

source: Gulf Times